Villages of Van Buren - Event Calendar
Discover fun things to do all year long!
The Villages Folk School specializes in providing learning experiences in traditional arts and skills, while drawing upon the uniqueness of each of the eleven historic Villages of Van Buren County Iowa. Classes are held in peaceful rural settings so students can return to a simpler time and witness the importance of the artisan in village-life. Pre-registration is required for classes.
Visit specialty shops, Mason House B&B and historic characters from Bentonsport's past and hear their tales. Tour Bentonsport Village B&B (1847 Hancock House), enjoy a homemade meal 11:00am-12:30pm at the Shelter House, tour the Vernon School (Wendell Mohr's former home and studio) and more.
Fresh produce, homemade crafts, baked goods, plants, flowers, jams, etc. The market will be held every Saturday from 10am-1pm.
Lapidary demonstration 1pm & 3pm. Weather permitting. Free Quartz crystal to first 12 customers.
The Keosauqua Farmers Market will have various vendors and even entertainment at times. The market will be held each Tuesday from 4:00--6:00 PM through October. Watch for further details.
Free, except entry fee for Mud Bogg and Ball Tournament. Enjoy a great time at the Milton Fall Festival! So many fun things to do Bingo, Kiddie Tractor Pull, Parade, Food, Mud Bogg, Ball Tournament, Entertainment and much more.
Bike Rodeo, Live Music, Poker Run and more, all weekend long. Advance tickets are $30.00 per person & $35.00 at the gate. Advance tickets available at usual places.
Sponsored by the State Line Rally Association.
Ranch Horse Show Series - The sixth of the 2018 series. Jackpot sorting, roping, barrel racing, extreme trail course competition, wine tasting, dance, food concessions, and more. Camping available on grounds.
This weekend they will also be filming “Best of America by Horseback” which is America’s Premier Trail Riding Television show! This will be a really special event and your chance to be on National TV. It is strongly suggested that you book very early so give Carolyn a call at 319.878.3888 or call 540.829.9555 to reach Best of America by Horseback directly for details.